Catherine grew up in and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA. She pursued degrees in Environmental Studies and Political Science at UC Santa Barbara to blend her interests in policy and environmental justice. Much of her work has been dedicated to environmental and immigration justice with youth ranging from kindergarten to high school and even college students. She hopes to continue humanizing relevant issues through impactful storytelling and conversations.
Catherine is excited to join yli to continue pushing for justice. Her other interests include crocheting, painting, and baking. She’s also on a quest to visit every state in the country.